Listen in as we see two men that were very dear to Paul the Apostle. They stood with him, they loved him, they helped him and he was blessed by them. We will learn about the characteristics that made them great and we too can be “Partners In Joy”.
Balance in life is hard to find. Paul teaches us in this passage what to have balance in and if we do that, then we can have joy abundantly!
Humility is something that is usually not natural for us but it is needed. Listen in to see how Paul says we need to think and in doing so, we will be like Jesus and have great joy!
Paul was torn between two ideas. For him, if he was going to continue to live, it was going to be for Christ. If he were to die, he knew he would be with Christ. If we can have that same view, we can truly say, “To live is Christ, to die is gain!”
How do you respond to difficult circumstances? Do you get upset? Do you get discouraged? Paul shows us in these verses that we can have joy in difficult circumstances! Have a listen…
How should we pray? What should we pray for? Listen in and see the things that Paul was praying for Philippian church.
Listen in as we kick off the Book of Philippians in our series entitled “Finding Joy In A Broken World.” We will look at the background to this amazing, little letter and see the circumstances of how the church in Philippi began. We will look at the first 2 verses as well as Acts 16.